Tourist attractions showed a positive performance in 2013, with 7% growth in current value terms, despite the fact that the country lacks entertainment venues. Nevertheless, growth was driven by people visiting historic buildings/sites, which reached 28 million visitors in 2013. Growth came as the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities made diligent efforts to boost tourism by reviving archaeological sites such as Madain Saleh, Al Dir’iya and Old Jeddah. Pre-Islamic sites were also...
Tourist Attractions in Saudi Arabia report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and shape of the market at a national level. It provides the latest market size data 2009-2013, allowing you to identify the sectors driving growth. It identifies the leading companies and offers strategic analysis of key factors influencing the market - be they new legislative, technology or pricing issues. Background information on disposable income, annual leave and holiday taking habits is also included. Forecasts to 2018 illustrate how the market is set to change.
Product coverage: Tourist Attractions by Category, Tourist Attractions by Channel.
Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.
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Table 1 Tourist Attractions Sales by Category: Value 2008-2013
Table 2 Tourist Attractions Visitors by Category 2008-2013
Table 3 Tourist Attractions Sales by Channel: Value 2008-2013
Table 4 Leading Tourist Attractions by Visitors 2008-2013
Table 5 Forecast Tourist Attractions Sales by Category: Value 2013-2018
Table 6 Forecast Tourist Attractions Visitors by Category 2013-2018
Table 7 Forecast Tourist Attractions Sales by Channel: Value 2013-2018
Tourism Thrives on the Back of the Growing Number of Pilgrims
Government Efforts Show Positive Results
Online Sales Become More Promising
Restrictions on Tourist Visas Remain A Roadblock
Travel and Tourism Set for Strong Growth
Summary 1 Saudi Arabia: SWOT
Table 8 Leave Entitlement: Volume 2008-2013
Table 9 Holiday Takers by Age 2008-2013
Table 10 Seasonality of Trips: % Breakdown 2008-2013
Balance of Payments
Table 11 Balance of Tourism Payments: Value 2008-2013
Summary 2 Research Sources
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